Period
to 24 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Juniper products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Juniper over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Juniper Networks.

Juniper
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 79 91
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12 -10
Contract jobs citing Juniper 7 5 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.54% 0.41% 1.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 0.95% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 24
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £313 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.00% -19.61% -22.25%
10th Percentile £286 £269 £170
90th Percentile £465 £408 £600
North West median daily rate £350 £350 £413
% change year-on-year - -15.15% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 - £23.75
10th Percentile £32.50 - £16.09
90th Percentile £37.50 - £28.01
North West median hourly rate £35.00 - £23.75

Juniper is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 547 526 791
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 41.98% 43.65% 39.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 333 473
Cheshire median daily rate £404 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.94% -3.03% +6.45%
10th Percentile £225 £175 £238
90th Percentile £625 £550 £575
North West median daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.69% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 38 42
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.25 £17.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.64% -0.98% +3.47%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £9.66
90th Percentile £35.00 £30.63 £37.38
North West median hourly rate £16.19 £18.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year -10.68% -9.38% +25.00%

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Juniper as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Juniper in Cheshire

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Juniper in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in Cheshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in Cheshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in Cheshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in Cheshire

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Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +3 4 £425 +53.15% 1
Chester 0 2 £280 -13.85%
Juniper
North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Juniper also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) ADSL
4 3 (42.86%) ISDN
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) Local Government
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) ISEB
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) ADSL
3 3 (42.86%) ISDN
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Junos
5 1 (14.29%) NAS
5 1 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) WAN Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Officer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) CESG
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee
4 1 (14.29%) Meraki
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp